Arctic Panzer Wolf | 3 Floyds Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
3 Floyds Brewing Co.
Indiana, United States
3floyds.com

Style: American Double / Imperial IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 9.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
A massive IPA that will leave your palate its hapless victim. Scorched earth is our brewery policy.

100 IBU

Added by paco1029384756 on 09-10-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3,553
Reviews:
724
Avg:
4.18
pDev:
9.81%
 
 
Wants:
598
Gots:
593
For Trade:
16
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Photo of Chuckdiesel24
3.63/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of crownrl28
4.22/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of rodbeermunch
4.11/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

The old artwork on these was awesome, like classic rock meets prog metal. This is a yellow beer. Plenty of chill haze going on. 1/2" white head. Aroma was interesting, dry, grassy, yet hoppy, different than your usual citrus and pine droppage.

Taste now does kick down the pine that wasn't in the nose. Still super dry mouth feel. Plenty of hops, they're just different. So much citra lately, this isn't that. Some pineapple creeps in downbottle as it warms.

Expensive format, very good beer, but prolly would not bang again unless they return to that awesome Molly Hatchet like artwork.

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Photo of BeerBeast
4.34/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MI_beerdrinker
4.1/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of MattMorin
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mbratt93
4.24/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of darktronica
3.98/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BigGold
4.18/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

First had poured from 22-oz. bomber, stamped bottled on "6-7-16," into TEKU. Fruitier than many of 3Fs' big I/PAs, Arctic Panzer Wolf still showcases the expected huge hops.

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Photo of Brzezniak88
4.56/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of jtk21351
4.22/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of MikeThumel
4.09/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of socon67
3.99/5  rDev -4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Beginner2
3.13/5  rDev -25.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

I won't have this again...unless offered a sip to change my mind.
I simply am not a fanboy of huge doses of hops covered-up by high alcohol levels.

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Photo of Bartleby91
4.12/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Has a really nice hazy orange appearance with a bit of clarity. A decent amount of carbonation coming up the glass too.
Aromas of oranges marmalade, white grape, apricot and pine.
Tastes are pretty similar with the bitterness really asserting itself with the piney notes coming out.
The mouthfeel is medium-full with a strong lingering bitterness. The tastes do linger well also.
Overall a good dipa although not quite up to the standard of dreadnought and permanent funeral.

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Photo of milwaukee512
4.85/5  rDev +16%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of T_Hass
3.62/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of benloho
4/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of toddstolarski
4.39/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Wisconsin_IPA_Lover
4.18/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of seanchai
4.18/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of IPA-enthusiast_026
2.69/5  rDev -35.6%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 1.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2

Photo of JustinPStewart
4.62/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Raziel313
4.03/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of MurphDog14
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Arctic Panzer Wolf from 3 Floyds Brewing Co.
4.18 out of 5 based on 3,553 ratings.
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